Scientific focus areas:
In vitro and in vivo disease modelling.
Experimental stem cell research (dopaminergic differentiation of human neural stem cells and induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells).
Experimental rat model of Parkinson’s disease.
Effect of USP30 inhibition on mitophagy in human iPSC-derived dopaminergic neurons.
2020-present: Postdoc, Meyer group, Department of Neurobiology Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, SDU, Odense Denmark.
12/2015-03/2019: PhD student, Meyer group, Department of Neurobiology Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, SDU, Odense Denmark.
04/2014 – 11/2015: Research assistant, Illes group, Institute of Clinical Research, SDU/OUH, Odense Denmark.
08/2013 – 12/2014 : Research assistant, Gramsbergen group, Department of Neurobiology Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, SDU, Odense, Denmark.
07/2019: PhD in Health Sciences, SDU, Odense, Denmark. Title: ''Molecular and functional analysis of human dopaminergic neurons derived from induced pluripotent stem cells with familial Parkinson’s disease: Focus on PARK2 mutations using isogenic cells.''
02/2012: Master of Science in Pharmacy, Jagiellonian University (UJ) Medical College, Kraków, Poland. Title: ''Functional effects of new heterocyclic derivatives: their expected antipsychotic activity.''